Adult Mental Health & Speciality Services: Eating Disorders Service (EDS) - NHFT

Type of service:
Health Services
Address:
c/o Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, Campbell House, Campbell Square, Northampton, Northamptonshire NN1 3EB
Telephone number:
01604 658907
Service description:
The Northamptonshire Eating Disorder Service is a countywide, psycholog-led, community/outpatient service. They offer assessment and interventions to adults with a diagnosed eating disorder. They work with people who are suffering from a wide range of eating disorders, including Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, Binge Eating Disorder, or other similar eating, weight, and shape problems that have a strong emotional aspect to them.

The team is made up of experienced specialist clinicians, including clinical and counselling psychologists, specialist nurses, and a dietician. Interventions include individual and group therapy, intensive home support, and (where required) carers' support.

Referrals should be made by a healthcare professional, such as a GP or a member of the Community Mental Health Team (CMHT).
Cost:
Free
Age range:
18 years - 100 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • SEND descriptors
Referral route:
  • G.P or health referral
  • Professional referral
  • Self referral
Last updated on:
08/11/2019
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